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Syracuse Parks Conservancy

Syracuse Parks Conservancy

Status:

Posted:

Deadline: 

Rolling

Funding

Program:

Award Floor:

Ceiling:

2000

Match Required?

Eligibility

New York

States:

Entity Types:

Nonprofit

Contact

Email:

Phone:

(315) 436-8165

Source Type:

Private

The Syracuse Parks Conservancy (SPC) accepts grant applications on an ongoing basis for Neighborhood Greening Grants. Grants are intended to support small, targeted initiatives that provide resources, training and support to organizations that work to improve their communities through park and recreation center stewardship.Eligible applicants include:· Locally led neighborhood associations, schools, park associations, faith-based organizations and other community groups in the city of Syracuse· Applicant must have permission of property owner and/or Department of Parks· Applicant must have formal tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) organization or· If not a formal 501(c)(3) organization, the applicant must have a fiscal agent agreement with an organization with 501(c)(3) statusEligible projects include:· Projects that occur in Syracuse on vacant lots or property owned by the Syracuse Department of Parks· Projects that involve volunteers in the implementation and maintenance of the project.· Projects that have not already taken place· Projects proposed by groups with open Neighborhood Greening Grants will not be acceptedExamples of eligible projects:· Community garden and rain garden development and improvement· Park clean-up· Beautification of neighborhood entrances· Trail development· Vacant lot cleanup and restoration projectsFunded items can include plant materials, park signs, maintenance tools, playground mulch, recreational activity equipment, and other needed suppliesGroups will be notified of a decision by Syracuse Parks Conservancy staff via phone and/or mail within ten (10) business days. 7/6

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